Boron helps boost winter wheat crops

Abel, Charles
January 2003
Farmers Weekly;1/31/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 5, p54
Trade Publication
Discusses the benefits of applying boron to wheat on chalky or over-limed soils. Impact of the foliar application of boron on the yield of winter wheat crops; Boron application guidelines.


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